I have been on my summer vacation with my family and I had some thoughts on a contactless based check in service while waiting at the check in desk. I developed a process in my mind and after returning back, I bumped into a great article NFC – the future of the check-in process on NFC News. It is a very innovative idea to speed up the check in process and quite convenient from the customer perspective.
The bluetooth enabled contactless sticker is the key element as well as the contactless readers to be installed in the airport gates.
NFC based check in solution may lead to many more innovative ideas like connecting the customer to anther flight or hotel transfer, etc.
Here is the project I planned for a contactless check in process: